Graduate Blog

Author: Victoria Hydes

About the Author

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My name is Victoria Hydes and I am a journalism graduate from the University of Sunderland. I love to write pretty much anything, and am also creative in other ways. I love craft and photography and have an interest in fashion. One of my main ambitions in life is to write a successful novel. Of course, this isn’t going to happen overnight so for now I’m volunteering as editor of a Lincolnshire magazine called Voxx and am also seeking a paid job, as I’m sure many others around the country are right now. Where will I end up? Who knows, but for now I’ll just continue to write and hope for the best!


Accommodation or Commuting?

January 23, 2014 by Victoria Hydes

When you apply to a university some distance away, one of the first things you’ll decide on after getting your offers is where you’re going…

9 to 5

My First Work Placement

November 25, 2013 by Victoria Hydes

Christmas is coming and with the buzz of the holidays drifting through the air and exams and essay deadlines looming, it’s hard to think too…


My Top 5 Essay Tips

October 22, 2013 by Victoria Hydes

Struggling for inspiration or motivation and have a deadline coming up? Here are some things I did to make the whole experience slightly more painless.…


Preparing for Interviews

September 25, 2013 by Victoria Hydes

You’ve filled in your application or sent your CV and now you have reached the interview stage. Over time I’ve had just about every kind…